Wreck injures two

June 16, 2016 A two-vehicle accident around 8:30 Wednesday morning near Moorefield in Independence County injured two Batesville women. Arkansas State Police Cpl. Jeremy Hughes said …

JPs OK concealed carry ordinances

June 16, 2016 The Independence County Quorum Court passed an ordinance that allows concealed firearms to be carried by county employees at its meeting on Monday.

Man jailed for theft ‘therapy’

June 16, 2016 Brandon L. Wisdom better hope the 12 hours he had with a stolen vehicle will be enough “therapy” to last him through a trip …

Candidate aims to get message out

June 16, 2016 Mark West With Republicans and Democrats nominating two of the most disliked candidates in the history of U.S. polling this election …

Lyon hires new vice president

June 16, 2016 Ann Turney Lyon College has announced the employment of Ann Turney as vice president for institutional advancement. She was previously …

Weekend Events

June 16, 2016 Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, June 17 - Sunday, June 19, 2016.

Farm to Table workshops set

June 16, 2016 MOUNTAIN VIEW — The Ozark Folk Center State Park Craft Village in Mountain View will host Farm to Table workshops on Friday and Saturday.